Explore a selection of interactive concerts and creative activities with your toddler in a safe, nurturing and encouraging environment. Let our teachers inspire your child’s imagination.
- Light refreshments provided.
- Onsite parking available.
- From 9.30-10.30am.
- St Catherine’s Prep School
- Admission is free
8 July 2022
17th June 2022
13th May 2022
25th February 2022
8th October 2021
2021 Baby Cats Mini Series
Summer Mini Series
Baby Cats Welcome Back Celebration
(11th June 21)
We hosted a little Baby Cats party! We knew that this year has been hard for them and we were happy to welcome families back on-site to enjoy lots of fun activities.
We have a lovely Cottage Garden which is totally separate from the Prep School and therefore was a Covid secure area.
A Midsummer Night's Dream (21st May 21)
Who is that we see lying in the glen? Bottom? Let's have a look and see what Puck is going to do to him! Mr Blunt and his amazing team have put together a wonderful video of A Midsummer Night's Dream and I’m sure you and your little ones will enjoy it!
To make your own Midsummer Night's Dream Mask click here.
We're going on a Bear Hunt(14th May 21)
In this session, our Director of Sport, Jemma Wilson and Librarian, Jacqui Sadler will be going on an adventure. Let’s join them! I heard they might be hunting bears!
To build a shelter for your Teddy, click here.
Manuelo, a Praying Mantis (7th May 21)
In this video of the lovely story Manuelo, a Praying Mantis who wants to find the perfect instrument to play. Mr Blunt will take you through the story, and we will explore the sounds and music of the insects as Manuelo travels from pond to field to thicket
To make your own Mini Banjo, click here.
To make your own tissue box Banjo, click here.
Dogs Don't do Ballet (30th April 21)
Enjoy watching the book reading by our Librarian, Mrs Jacqui Sadler, and then dance the story with Mrs Eringa, our Dance Principal.
To have a go at the origami activity, click here.
Spring Mini Series
Virtual Baby Cats Mini Series - Spring Special (24th Mar 21)
Our last event for the term and our Baby Cats Mini Series is the Spring Special hosted by Mr Blunt, our Head of Music in the Prep School. Join in on our fun musical showcase of uplifting songs sung by our Pre-Prep girls from St Catherine's.
Virtual Baby Cats Mini Series - Cinderella (12th Mar 21)
In a slight change to our programme, Mr Blunt and his amazing team have put together a recording of the wonderful story of Cinderella. This event has no activity pack but allows your little ones to dance along with Mrs Eringa as Mrs Sadler reads the story of Cinderella.
Virtual Baby Cats Mini Series - Sleeping Beauty (26th Feb 21)
Enjoy our second video from our Baby Cats Mimi Series. Mr Blunt, Mrs Sadler and Mrs Eringa will take your toddlers on a beautiful ballet journey. If you would like the activity pack to go with this event, please email Miss Mc Alister on PO-Junior@stcatherines.info or complete the link to the Booking form above.
Virtual Baby Cats Mini Series - Jack & The Beanstalk (12th Feb 21)
This is our first video of our Baby Cats Mimi Series. Join Mr Blunt, Mrs Sadler and Mrs Wilson who will take your child on a magical bean adventure. If you would like the activity pack to go with this event, please email Miss Mc Alister on PO-Junior@stcatherines.info
Virtual Baby Cats
Virtual Baby Cats - Chansons des Chantons (Feb 2021)
Take part in our Chansons des Chatons Baby Cats event. This is a chance to come together, learn some simple songs and some basic vocabulary, and see just how accessible another language is for young children. A mercredi!
This session is run by Mrs Hobourn, an Early Years French specialist teacher and will be suited to children 2-4 years old, but please feel free to have your younger ones join in on the fun!
Virtual Baby Cats - Swan Lake (Jan 2021)
Let our specialist teachers bring to life the classical story of Swan Lake for your little ones.
Photo from one of our Baby Cats mums following our special Swan Lake virtual event. ‘Thank you and the St Cats staff for organising the event. Our daughter, absolutely loved it (more than I'd expected!). Clearly I need to sign her up for ballet when this is all over!’.
Virtual Baby Cats - Tomte's First Christmas (Dec 2020) (Link available on request)
Please note that this video is no longer available for viewing on our website, if you would like to view this video please email PO-Junior@stcatherines.info and we will send the video to you.
We joined Matthew Blunt, our Director of Music and Jacqui Sadler, our School Librarian in December as they went on an adventure through a snowy landscape with Tomte, a Swedish gnome, as he tried to save Christmas.
Virtual Baby Cats - Musical Extravaganza (Oct 2020)
Let Mr Blunt, Miss Hayley, Mr Sykes and our girls, get your toes tapping to a selection of Jazzy musical treats.
Virtual Baby Cats - The Gruffalo (Sept 2020)
Jayne Bennett, one of our dance teachers will be dancing her way through the children’s favourite ‘The Gruffalo’ as well as meeting all the woodland animals.
Virtual Baby Cats - Chapel Service (July 2020)
This short reflection on kindness is geared to young children. It is brought to us by our Chaplain, Rev McNair Scott. I hope you and your family enjoy it and share it with your friends.
Virtual Baby Cats - The Lion Inside (May 2020)
Our extremely popular Baby Cats is now going virtual! Mr Blunt, Mrs Wilson, Mrs Sadler and a few of our UII girls have put together a special session about lions. The book ‘The Lion Inside’ encourages little ones to face their fears and 'find their roar'. I hope you and the family enjoy this resource, and we would love you to share it with your friends.